ALICE, Texas Ruben Hernandez Cantu, 64, died Saturday, April 19, 2008 at his residence after an illness. Born in Pearsall, Texas, he was a resident of Alice, Texas, and worked as a diesel mechanic up until his illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Juan Gomez Cantu and Maria Hernandez Cantu. Survivors include his wife, Irma Trevino Cantu of Alice, Texas; a daughter, Belinda C. (Eduardo) Hamm of Chulavista, Calif.; two sons, Gilbert (Maria Belen) T. Cantu of Alice, Texas, and Ruben (Mariana) T. Cantu of Corpus Christi, Texas; two sisters, Tere C. (Enrique) Gadara and Carmela C. (Juan) Elizondo of Pearsall, Texas; and nine grandchildren. Disposition of cremains will be announced later.

Arrangements entrusted to Walker-Mora Funeral Home, Inc